Michael Quatrini

CEO of Capital Q Ventures Inc.


Michael Quatrini – Member of the Business Council for Venture Capital


Michael Quatrini is the CEO of Capital Q Ventures Inc., a prominent figure in the venture capital industry, and a respected member of the International Trade Council's Venture Capital Council. With a distinguished career spanning decades, Michael has established himself as a visionary leader with a passion for fostering innovation and driving growth in emerging enterprises.

Under Michael's leadership, Capital Q Ventures Inc. has introduced CAPQ BDC, a Full-Stack Venture Capital BDC fund that stands at the forefront of alternative investment opportunities. Leveraging his extensive experience in corporate mergers and acquisitions, Michael has meticulously designed CAPQ BDC to navigate the diverse landscape of investment stages, from early-stage ventures to mid-market enterprises. The fund's unique TRIAD Strategy not only seeks high return potentials but also adeptly manages the inherent risks associated with such ventures.

Michael's journey in the investment industry began with corporate mergers and acquisitions, where he gained invaluable insights into the dynamics of financial transactions. Eager to explore further opportunities, he ventured into investing through his own Family Office, gradually expanding into earlier-stage businesses. This journey led to the founding of his first VC firm in 2009, marking a pivotal moment in his career.

Throughout his career, Michael has spearheaded numerous key projects and initiatives, including the founding of his VC firm, leading acquisitions, architecting private funds, and launching CAPQ BDC. These accomplishments have not only shaped his career but also contributed significantly to the success of Capital Q Ventures Inc.

In addition to his professional achievements, Michael is committed to continuous learning and personal development. He holds a degree in Personal Finance and Business Administration from GW and has pursued studies in Business Analytics at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. However, he firmly believes that the school of hard knocks plays a crucial role in shaping one's education in venture capital.

Michael's dedication to excellence and innovation extends beyond his professional life. Outside of work, he cherishes spending time with his family and friends, exploring new destinations, and immersing himself in diverse cultures and experiences through travel.

As a member of the International Trade Council's Venture Capital Council, Michael brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table. His visionary leadership and commitment to driving positive change make him a valuable asset to the council and the venture capital industry as a whole.